The DM52 digital children's microscope makes a great Christmas gift. The microscope includes a free slide kit and DVD "Adventures with a microscope".
The digital microscope connects directly to the computer and allows you to view a live image on the computer screen. Software and all cables are included. Capture and save both still images and motion video. The software even includes a photo album area where kids can collect the images they view through the microscope over time.
At just 11" tall, this child's microscope is perfect for younger users. Glass optics provide a clear and crisp image. Magnification of 40x, 100x and 400x allows you to view bacteria, protozoans in pond water and even blood cells.
This frogs blood image was captured at 400x magnification using the DM52 student microscope. This prepared slide is included in the free slide kit that comes with the microscope.